Samantha Brown Net Worth

Samantha Brown Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Samantha Brown net worth is
$1.5 Million

Samantha Brown Wiki Biography

Samantha Elizabeth Brown was born on 31 March 1970, in Dallas, Texas USA, of German and Scottish descent. Samantha is a television host, best known to have hosted several Travel Channel shows over the course of her career, which have included “Great Hotels”, “Passport to Europe” and “Passport to Latin America”. All of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Samantha Brown? As of late-2016, sources estimate a net worth that is at $1.5 million, mostly earned through her success as a television host. She’s also delved into business, releasing her own travel luggage brand called Samantha Brown: Travel America. She’s been a part of numerous projects, and as she continues her career it is expected that her wealth will increase.

Samantha Brown Net Worth $1.5 million

Samantha attended Pinkerton Academy in New Hampshire, and after matriculating became a part of the Music and Drama Company. She also took voice lessons, and then attended Chapman University before transferring to Syracuse University, from where she would eventually graduate with a degree in musical theatre.

Early in her career, Brown appeared in a lot of commercials, and was a spokesperson for the company Century Cable. She also appeared in various HP Pavilion commercials, and became a spokesperson for ECCO shoes. In 1999, Travel Channel was looking for a host and held auditions, after which Samantha was chosen and would start travelling the world. She visits numerous vacation destinations and hotels around the world, often also describing activities that can be done in the area. She also showcases food while travelling for around 230 days in a year. According to an interview, it takes her an average of eight days to film an hour long episode, but these contribute substantially to her net worth.

Some of the other shows she has hosted as part of the Travel Channel include “Passport to Great Weekends”, “Great Vacation Homes” and “Girl Meets Hawaii”. Aside from her regular programming, she has also hosted several specials, including “Great Cruises: Freedom of the Seas” in which she was aboard the Freedom of the Seas cruise ship. She also hosted other cruise shows in some of the largest and most expensive cruise lines in the world. In 2007, she hosted “Passport to Great Weekends” which showed her exploring 48-hour vacation sites around the United States. She also filmed “Passport to China” in Beijing.

In 2010, a program called “Samantha Brown’s 10th Anniversary Special” was released which commemorates her 10 years as a host of the channel. She then became a part of the series “Samantha Brown’s Asia”, and made a guest appearance in “The Price is Right”. She has also appeared in an episode of Anthony Bourdain’s “No Reservations” and would do a promotional video of the Disney Resort in Hawaii. She would continue gaining numerous opportunities, with a few of her latest projects including “The Trip: 2014” and “The Trip: 2015” which has her travelling to several countries. She also hosts the series “50/50” with Chris Grundy.
For her personal life, it is known that Samantha married Kevin O’Leary in 2006 and they welcomed fraternal twins in 2013.

Full NameSamantha Brown
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 31, 1970
Place Of BirthDallas, Texas, United States
Height1.6 m
ProfessionTelevision host
EducationSyracuse University
SpouseKevin O'Leary
ChildrenEllis James, Elizabeth Mae
ParentsElsie Mae Brown, Christopher D. Brown
NominationsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Series
MoviesThe Last Stand, Lift
TV ShowsPassport to Europe, Great Hotels, Samantha Brown's Great Weekends, Passport to Latin America, Samantha Brown's Asia, Girl Meets Hawaii, Passport to Asia
1Transferred to Syracuse University.
2Attended Chapman University.
3Is of Scottish and German descent.
4Gave birth to twins (her 1st & 2nd children) at age 42, a son Ellis James O'Leary & a daughter Elizabeth Mae O'Leary on January 17, 2013. Children's father is her husband, Kevin O'Leary.
5Although on TV she is often seen getting massages, they are never full massages. They usually last as long as the segment shown.
6In January 2006, she announced her engagement to Kevin O'Leary of Cambridge, Maryland, who is a specialist in computer servers.
7Born in Dallas, Texas. Her family soon moved to Derry, New Hampshire, where she grew up and graduated from Pinkerton Academy. She took 12 years of voice lessons, attended Chapman University, and transferred to Syracuse University to study musical theater.
8Spokeswoman in Champion Windows commercials based in Toledo, OH.
9Born in Dallas, Texas, her family soon moved to New Castle, New Hampshire, where she grew up. Currently resides in New York City, New York.
10Favorite movie: Cinema Paradiso (1988).


Girl Meets Hawaii2000-2001TV Series 14 episodes
Great Vacation Homes1999TV Series writer


Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations Holiday Special2011TV Series
Walt Disney World Holidays2006TV MovieHost


Samantha Brown's Inside the Suitcase2010TV Movie documentary co-executive producer


Where's Walnuts?!2013Short thanks


Travel Hacks2016TV SeriesHerself
The Trip 20162016TV MovieHerself - Host
50/502015TV SeriesHerself - Host
Metropolis2015TV SeriesHerself
The Trip: 20152015TV MovieHerself
The Trip: 20142014TV Movie documentaryHerself - Host
Samantha Brown's Cash Attack2013TV SeriesHerself - Host
Destination Showdown2013TV Series documentaryHerself - Panelist
Trip of a Lifetime2013TV Movie documentaryHerself - Host
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade2012TV MovieHerself
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations2011TV Series documentaryHerself
Best Places I've Ever Been: Disney Memories2011TV MovieHerself
Samantha Brown's Great Weekends2009-2010TV Series documentaryHerself - Host
Samantha Brown's Greek Islands2010TV MovieHerself - Host
The Price Is Right2010TV SeriesHerself
Fanathon2010TV MovieHerself
Vancouver2010TV MovieHerself
Samantha Brown's Inside the Suitcase2010TV Movie documentaryHerself
Disney Parks Christmas Parade Special2009TV Special documentaryHerself
Samantha Brown: Passport to China2008TV Series documentaryHerself - Host
Disney Holiday Magic with Samantha Brown2007TV Special documentaryHerself
Samantha Brown: Passport to Latin America2007TV Series documentaryHerself - Host
Passport to Green Getaways2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade2006TV SpecialHerself
Great Cruises: Freedom of the Seas with Samantha Brown2006TV MovieHerself
Passport to Europe2005TV Series documentaryHerself - Host
America's Best Beaches 20042004TV SpecialHerself / Host
Great Hotels2002TV Series documentaryHerself - Host
Girl Meets Hawaii2000-2001TV SeriesHerself
Great Vacation Homes1999TV SeriesHerself - Host

Nominated Awards

2008Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class SeriesSamantha Brown: Passport to Latin America (2007)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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